Trump: I won't apologize to the New York Times for mocking its reporter — the ... - Washington Post

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has a heckler "nicely" escorted out of a campaign rally in Sarasota, Fla. (Reuters)

SARASOTA, Fla. -- Republican front-runner Donald Trump on Saturday repeated his call for the New York Times to apologize over accusations that he mocked a disabled reporter at a rally earlier this week.

"I think the New York Times, frankly, should give me an apology," he told a cheering crowd of several thousand at an arena in Sarasota, Fla.

"Who else is going to take on the New York Times? I don't care. I don't care," he said, mocking the company's business decisions and financial standing. "They'll probably be out of business pretty soon.